NEWS

02.08.2008
Spain vs. Serbia For 5th, Bulgaria, Germany Survive
Serbia remained alive for a chance to possibly defend their U19 FIBA World Championship title by knocking off Russia 85-63 in the 5th-8th place games which can eventually lead to a spot in the U19 Worlds.

Bojan Subotic scored 22 points to lead the Serbs, who will play Spain for fifth place. Spain overcame Latvia 107-91 with Alberto Jodar scoring 21 points and Jorge Santana had 20.
27.07.2008
Ukraine Dump Germany To Go Through
Andriy Lebedintsev notched a double-double to lead four players in double figures as Ukraine dominated Germany 76-53 to advance to the Qualifying Round of the U18 European Championship Men.

Germany could afford a loss by 13 points and still go through from Group C, but Lebedintsev collected 19 points, 12 rebounds and four steals in helping Ukraine put the game away between the third and fourth quarters.

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ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Nico Adamczak GF 1.92 13.03.1990 Berlin (GER)  
 5Simon Schmitz PG 1.83 17.02.1990 Berlin (GER)  
 6Niels Giffey SF 2.00 08.06.1991 Berlin (GER)  
 7Jusuf El Domiaty PG 1.89 11.10.1990 Braunschweig (GER)  
 8Maurice Stuckey PG 1.87 30.05.1990 Augsburg (GER)  
 9Erik Land FC 2.05 03.06.1990 Bamberg (GER)  
10Akeem Vargas SG 1.92 29.04.1990 CA (USA)  
11Alexander Schrempf SF 1.93 13.07.1990 IN (USA)  
12Bastian Winterhalter   27.07.1990 Ansbach (GER)  
13Marvin Kruchen 2.07 22.03.1990 Neuss (GER)  
14Maik Zirbes 2.07 29.01.1990 Traben-Trarbach (GER)  
15Jonas Wohlfarth-Bottermann 2.08 20.02.1990 Bonn (GER)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Kay Blümel
Assistant Coach: Horst Schmitz

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26.07.2008
Russia Down Germany
Vladimir Pichkurov poured in 24 points as Russia remained perfect in Group C of the U18 European Championship for Men with a hard-fought 83-73 victory over Germany.

Sergey Palkin added 19 points and Andrey Semenov chipped in 11 points for Alexey Vadeev's team, which improved to 2-0 wihle dropping Germany to 1-1.
25.07.2008
Germany Upset France, Israel Get By Belgium
Maik Zirbes went for 22 points and 11 rebounds and Maurice Stuckey tallied 20 points as Germany surprised France 81-73 in Group C of the U18 European Championship for Men.

Germany also received 11 points each from Simon Schmitz and Jonas Wolfarth-Bottermann in knocking off the highly-touted French side in Amaliada.
Bulk Of Mannheim Team In Preliminary U18 German Squad26.05.2008
U18's Provide Glimpse Of Post-Nowitzki Era29.04.2008

Team

Germany
Germany

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSM. Stuckey16.7
RTM. Zirbes8.3
ASS. Schmitz3.3
STM. Stuckey2.2
BSJ. Wohlfarth-Bottermann0.8

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

25.07.2008vs FRA[W] 81-73
26.07.2008vs RUS[L] 73-83
27.07.2008vs UKR[L] 53-76
29.07.2008vs EST[W] 87-57
31.07.2008vs BEL[L] 62-73
02.08.2008vs BUL[W] 87-73

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